Post: Life Skills Coach - Full Time

Salary: £18,000 per annum

Pegasus Supported Housing are an established provider of high quality housing and support. Our standard of excellence is echoed through our reputation with service users and partnership organisations in the Midlands. We provide over 100 vulnerable adults with housing every year, significantly contributing to prevention and management of the housing crisis in the Midlands. We are super proud to say that we have been selected to undertake the pilot for the Charter of Rights. We will be striving to ensure we progress our position as one the leading non-commissioned supported housing providers in Birmingham!

As a Life Skills Coach you will be a key player within Pegasus ensuring service delivery is person centred with the emphasis on advocacy and the upskilling of confidence, sense of self to enable the service user to achieve positive outcomes alongside their optimum level of independent living whilst promoting equality and diversity!

The ideal candidate will possess the below qualities:

Essential Criteria:

  • Must hold Full UK Driver’s License
  • Must have valid vehicle business insurance.
  • Experience of working with multiple disadvantaged clients.
  • Working knowledge of the welfare benefit system
  • Have awareness of safeguarding and relevant actions required in line with safeguarding policies.
  • Experience in being able to de-escalate challenging situations.
  • Experience of working with multi-disciplinary agencies specialising in supporting vulnerable adults
  • Demonstrate the ability to work within psychologically informed environments and with trauma informed support.

Desirable Criteria:

  • Coaching and/or mentoring qualification

If you wish to find out more information please apply here.

or email Shannon Daly directly - [email protected]

Applications close 30/06/21